VMware vRealize Automation (vRA) Primary Use Case

reviewer962037
DevOps Engineer at a tech services company with 10,001+ employees
We use vRA to deliver automation on top of the solutions we provide which are desktops, servers, and multiple other products. These products require more actions to implement than what the vendor offers. Our primary use case is integrating customer's environments and performing data operations. View full review »
Alain Dalis
Technical Manager at a pharma/biotech company with 5,001-10,000 employees
It's a SunBox for the people developing apps for the healthcare company. They can submit the project chapter, implement what they want based on the template that we have in the vRealize Automation, check, compare, and then at the end, they can build a project charter with all the needed components. View full review »
SrManage32bf
Sr. Manager, Open Systems Service Desk at a healthcare company with 501-1,000 employees
DevOps is our primary use case. It's performing okay. We're getting ready to upgrade and move into an HA environment, so it will be much better. View full review »
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Brent Tate
Senior Systems Administrator at a financial services firm with 1,001-5,000 employees
We have used it mostly for our internal IT. We haven't really published it for customers or other groups to be able to use it. But we've actually just hit the surface. We've used it for rebooting servers, adding applications, automating some scripts; general things like that. View full review »
Technicadcf7
Technical consultant at a comms service provider with 10,001+ employees
Our primary use case is to automate deployments of virtual machines and data actions. We have automated everything using vRA. View full review »
Daniele Ulrich
Cloud Architect at Swisscom
Our primary use case of this solution is to provide our clients with a virtual private cloud. It has been performing very well. We've had some multi-tenancy issues but VMware has been very supportive. View full review »
SysEng94654
Principal Systems Engineer at a tech company with 10,001+ employees
It is similar to a lab system for testing our software versions. We also use it for cloning customer environments for troubleshooting. View full review »
Marcel Swartjes
Project Architect
We use it to deploy virtual machines and for self-managed firewalls within NSX. It's a self-service portal to speed up things. View full review »
Sebastien Duthil
Cloud engineer at a government with 10,001+ employees
Our primary use case for this solution is for making a cloud through ICDC. We have to integrate them into many VM masses with vRA. View full review »
HeadOfCl13dd
Head of Cloud and Technology with 1,001-5,000 employees
We're using it to automate the lifecycle of all the VMs that we are managing. View full review »
SystemsE081e
Systems engineer
Our primary use case of this solution is to automate with our various partners. It performs quite poorly, has a quite steep learning curve, and you have to invest an extraordinary amount of time to be able to do anything. View full review »
VicePres6996
Vice president at a financial services firm with 10,001+ employees
Our primary use case is to deploy a private cloud. It has integrated well with an in-house-developed front end. Then we have the vRA's all over the backend and all the deployments in the vSphere. View full review »
ItManger6545
IT Infrastructure Manager at a consultancy with 10,001+ employees
We're moving from our normal IT support platform to be a service provider to our hospital. I am with a medical corporation managing more than 95 percent of the healthcare services in Qatar. There are many big hospitals under our IT Operations, and we're trying to move and be a service provider to them. View full review »
ITProfes59f3
IT Professional
We use it for automating the deployment of multiple virtual machines. View full review »
Robin Naundorf
Systems Engineer at a university
Primary use case is building a self-service portal for students at our university. It has performed quite well up until now. View full review »
Carsten Fraszcak
Team Lead Private Cloud at a retailer with 1,001-5,000 employees
We use vRealize Automation for our customers. We are an internal service company and use vRA for a SAFE Self Service portal for our customers to provide VMs. We started five years ago with normal virtualization. Then, the platform grew and our customers requested additional services. View full review »
Laurentiu Coica
Team leader infrastructure at Asseco SEE
My primary use case for this solution is to automate the development of the infrastructure. I deployed the VM for the development team. View full review »
ITArchitc77e
IT Architect at a consultancy with 10,001+ employees
The primary use case is the automation of the cyber functionalities. Right now, it is performing well. View full review »
SeniorSy1228
Senior Systems Administrator at Webroot Software
Our primary use case is for our QA department. They use it to deploy machines when they need to test something out. It has performed well. They are able to spin up a new instance of Windows virtual machine and test whatever use case they have, then turn it back down whenever they are done. View full review »
Solution7e5a
Solution Architect at a tech services company with 10,001+ employees
We use it mainly for cloud automation with private cloud solutions. It works fine with the exception of integration with public clouds and multi-tenant data centers. View full review »
Engineer29fa
Engineer at a tech services company with 501-1,000 employees
We use it for the automation of VMs. It is performing okay. View full review »
Edgar Voss
Information Technology Services at TUI InfoTec GmbH
We use it to deploy virtual machines and integrate them into our structured environment. View full review »
Headofit501
Head of IT at Interswitch
We use it to be able to see everything within our VM space. View full review »
Dara Rad
User at Lidoma
We primarily use it for restoration services. View full review »
Learn what your peers think about VMware vRealize Automation (vRA). Get advice and tips from experienced pros sharing their opinions. Updated: April 2020.
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